Houndstooth pattern is odd, I think.
It is said that it is also known as "dog´s tooth", which
is a duotone pattern characterized by broken checks.
It originates from the Scottish Lowland
was used in 1885 by a high end
clothier in New York.
I still think is is the weirdest pattern ever, but
as much as I found it odd, the more I become
friendly with it.
You have to play around with it a little bit and see
what works with it and what doesn´t.
Fact is that it is very "vintag-y", so it needs
some modern elements.
I really like Houndstooth. The name alone is
The pattern makes you stand out instantly and
gives you a very unique look, but it still
keeps it´s sophisticated attribute.
It is definitely not for every day nor for
everyone. As a matter of
fact, I don´t feel like it is very
I would love to stroll around in
New York City or Barcelona with this
outfit. It will work there.
What do you think? Can you see the dog?